Located on one of the prettiest streets in Southampton this substantial and comfortable home will please the most astute buyer. On 1.9 acres this country estate is in very close proximity to the beach and the village and its established gardens and trees offer a beautiful and private outdoor environment. The 10,600 sq ft main house features an elegant Living room with a fireplace, a formal dining area with a fireplace, and a sunny, fully equipped kitchen/ family room also with a fireplace. There are 7 en-suite bedrooms, including an oversized guest suite on the main level and a beautifully appointed master suite with a fireplace and private deck on the second level. There is a finished basement with a game room, exercise room and TV room. The main deck, 70’ x 30’ (+/-) perfect for entertaining, overlooks the heated gunite pool and spa, stone patios, gardens and the bright and well-equipped pool house; there is a regulation tennis court, a bocce court and a putting green.
The Gold Coast of Long Island is a 20-mile or so strip along the water’s edge of the North Shore. A century ago, it was a popular summer retreat for the likes of the Vanderbilts, Woolworths and Guggenheims. F. Scott Fitzgerald was awed by the concentration of wealth he found here when he began his masterpiece, “The Great Gatsby.” At one point, Gilded Age estates stood by the hundreds. Over time, most fell victim to the wrecking ball. Read more about luxury homes in Long Island